purpose of this part of Unit One is to familarize the student with U.
S. foreign affairs during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
A great deal of the unit derives from an excellent set of lessons
posted on the web site, The Age of Imperialism, hosted by
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Points and Terms
The lectures below are all on the
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in the Pacific
|Lecture 2||The Spanish-American War
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|Lecture 4||The Panama Canal
|Lecture 5||U. S. Intervention in Latin
Chapters in Text:
Chapter 17, "The United States and the World."
Chapter 18, "The United States and the World."
Chapter 20, "Stepping Into World Affairs: Harrison and Cleveland," and "Striding Boldly in World Affairs: McKinley, War, and Imperialism."
Chapter 21, "`Carry a Big Stick': Roosevelt, Taft, and World Affairs"